This is a listing of further education and training awards made by QQI. They are at Level 1 to 6 on the NFQ. For awards in Higher Education and Training at Level 6 to 10 on the NFQ please look at the Programmes listing.

Qualification Details

Title

Beauty Therapy

Code

6M3479

NFQ Level

6

EQF Level

5

Award Class

Major

Field of Learning

10. Services > 1. Personal Services > 2. Hair and beauty services

Credit Value

120

Publication Date

16-03-2012

Review Date

Deactivation Date

Status

Under Review

Certificate Specification

EUROPASS Certificate Supplements

Programme Validation Information

Qualification Requirements

This award was developed through the Common Award System. Any providers who wish to offer this award must have their programme validated by QQI before it can be delivered to learners. The provider should check the certificate specification for this award (see above) and its associated minor awards for validation requirements.

The total credit value required for this certificate is 120. This will be achieved by completing:

Awards

Code

Title

NFQ Level

Credit Value

All of the following component(s)

6N3472

Body and Beauty Science and Treatments

6

30

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

6N1946

Work Experience

6

15

6N1947

Work Practice

6

15

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

6N0697

Customer Service

6

15

6N1948

Team Leadership

6

15

6N1949

Personal and Professional Development

6

15

6N1950

Communications

6

15

A minimum credit value of 45 from the following component(s)

6N2104

Supervisory Skills

6

15

6N3473

Depilation, Tanning and Lightening

6

15

6N3474

Microdermabrasion and Laser IPL

6

15

6N3475

Electrical Epilation

6

15

6N3476

Nail Technology

6

15

6N3477

Indian Head Massage

6

15

6N3478

On Site Massage

6

15

The remaining credit value of 15 can be obtained by using vocationally relevant component(s) from level 6. A maximum of 15 credits may be used from level 5.